Cowiche, WA 98923 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98923: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cowiche, WA 98923

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • Single Family Addresses: 375
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Yakima County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.664, Longitude -120.731
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Cowiche, WA 98923 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,284
Daytime Population: Workers 534
Daytime Population: Residents 665
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,199
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 1,284
Population in Familes 1,152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $60,186
Average Household Income $76,856
Per Capita Income $23,045


Total Housing Units 420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 238 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $191,071
Average Home Value $246,744


Total Households 385
Average Household Size 3.34
Family Households 314
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.32% -0.09%
Households -0.35% -0.1%
Families -0.43% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   3.0%

Cowiche, WA 98923 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98923 to the other 585 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 403 31st
Population Density # 371 37th
Diversity Index # 56 91st
Median Household Income # 217 63rd
Per Capita Income # 473 19th

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